Princeton University Library Catalog

Evil paradises : dreamworlds of neoliberalism / edited by Mike Davis and Daniel Bertrand Monk.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Co., 2007.
Description:
xvi, 336 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-317) and index.
Contents:
Dreamland / Timothy Mitchell -- Arg-e Jadid : a California oasis in the Iranian Desert / Marina Forti -- Sand, fear, and money in Dubai / Mike Davis -- Capital of chaos : the new Kabul of warlords and infidels / Anthony Fontenot and Ajmal Maiwandi -- Delirious Beijing : euphoria and despair in the olympic metropolis / Anne-Marie Broudehoux -- "Palm Springs" : imagineering California in Hong Kong / Laura Ruggeri -- Johannesburg : of gold and gangsters / Patrick Bond -- "Nueva Managua" : the disembedded city / Dennis Rodgers -- Becoming bourgeois : (postsocialist) utopias of isolation and civilization / Judit Bodnár -- "Extreme makeover" : Medellín in the new millennium / Forrest Hylton -- The most unjust country in the world / Emir Sader -- Bunkering in paradise (or, do oldsters dream of electric golf carts?) / Marco d'Eramo -- Careless people : it's the real housewives of Orange County's world; the rest of us just live in it / Rebecca Schoenkopf -- "Hell is other people" : Ted Turner's two million acres / Jon Wiener -- People like hicks : the Supreme Court announces the antiurban city / Don Mitchell -- Hubrispace : personal museums and the architectures of self-deification / Joe Day -- Monastery chic : the ascetic retreat in a neoliberal age / Sara Lipton -- Floating utopias : freedom and unfreedom of the seas / China Miéville -- Hives and swarms : on the "nature" of neoliberalism and the rise of the ecological insurgent / Daniel Bertrand Monk.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781595580764
  • 159558076X
LCCN:
2007010424
OCLC:
87737416
Other standard number:
  • 99820206188
Related name:
RCP:
C - S